What does a training contract at CMS involve?
Our training contracts feature four six-month seats or secondments nationally, internationally or client based.
The real thing
Experience working on high-profile projects.
You will have the opportunity to work across different practice groups covering at least three distinct areas of law.
You’ll receive support from the Trainee Representative (TREPS) Committee, which is made up of elected trainees from all locations and intakes.
Learn from the best
You'll have the chance to work alongside our senior partners.
As well as on-the-job training, you’ll have the benefit of courses, lectures and workshops to sharpen your technical expertise and your business knowledge.
Pro bono & Corporate Responsibility (CR)
Pro bono work and Corporate Responsibly are integral to the firm. You will have the opportunity to assist in providing pro bono legal advice to a community group, not-for-profit organisation, or to low-income clients as well as getting involved in CR initiatives right from your induction and throughout your training contract.